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. impact at bay area airports. the technology in our life. >>jacqueline: heavy weather systems that will move up the east coast. this will strengthen as a result. with a blizzard conditions through the east coast and even through new england. let us take a look at issues towards massachusetts. there is winter weather advisories and warnings. the purple is indicating the blizzard warnings. with nearly 2 ft. of snowfall on a saturday. 1 in. per hour and gusting winds. 25 m.p.h., it is treacherous. taking a look at local conditions the pavement is wet over the golden gate. showers and stormtracker 4 radar showing that activity south of the golden gate. the peninsula, and as we take a look at the satellite and radar with plenty of showers coming in behind these. there rain for overnight and all of this as this quarter drops towards the coast. plenty of shower activity. ken ford to get, near petaluma, hayward, and the peninsula. as we head towards the early morning hours at take a look the snowfall. that is the blue on your screen. 2,500 ft.. a light probable dustin. for the higher
few months ago and runs the full version of windows 8. abc news technology editor says this is a across between a laptop and a tablet. >> you can use it for watching movies, music, looking at yaps in -- apps in the app store but you can use the old word program. >> it is not the best tablet or the best laptop available. a study finds that three out of five facebook users admit to taking extended breaks from the social network. the main reason are lack of time and lack >> santa clara, san francisco, east bay, and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> speaking of the east bay on this end morning a look at interstate 80 winding through berkeley with the traffic yet to pick up. we guarantee, it will, later in the morning. sue is monitoring the traffic. >> it is 4:40. abc news source says federal authorities are investigating disgraceed cyclist lance armstrong over obstruction and witness tampering. others have said he coerce the them into using performance-enhancing drugs and he admitted it in a recent interview with oprah. he was cleared of charges by the u.s. attorney i
't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. . >>> the northeastern united states is getting ready for a major blizzard set to hit tomorrow. boston trucks loaded up sand today. forecasters expect the nor'easter will bring up to 2 feet of snow. flights have been canceled, including 29 flights in and out of san francisco international. >> here at home, we're also seeing rain? >>> yeah, rain showers. we had the first move through this morning, now the second one through parts of the bay area. and even a new thunderstorms possible in the short perm. right now on my storm tracker 2, this is the loop over the past 2 hours, you can see the activity moving on shore first up in the north bay. in fact, we'll come up tighter closer to nevado. right around 37 we have some down powers. out towards the sears point region. we'll move the map toward san francisco and east bay closer to t
day rely on this 19th century technology. mostly tourists. according to an abc 7 news i team report cable cars cause the most injuries of any form of transportation in the country. >> some of the people who were taken to the hospital were tourists who were supposed to leave on a cruise this afternoon. unfortunately, the ship left without them. in san francisco, lyanne melendez, abc 7 news. >>> well, your morning commute is going to be wet after a long dry spell. spencer christian is tracking it on live doppler 7 hd tonight. spencer? >> going to be wet. we don't expect downpours but wet spots for sure. right now looking at dry conditions as we check out live doppler 7hd. clouds thicken overnight and tomorrow morning at 5:00 there will be wet spots mainly from northern marin through sonoma and parts of northern napa county and in a line from san francisco and oakland southward down across the peninsula and into the santa cruz mountains. as the morning goes on we will see the showers becoming more widespread shifting south ward and east wart. by the end of the morning rush should be dr
. oh, the lights came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. >>> a house fire killed a man early this morning. it broke out in san leandro. the man was pulled out through a window and immediately taken to the hospital where he died. neighbors tried to help put out the fire with a garden hose. firefighters say the fire started in the living room. the exact cause is still under investigation. >>> this winter is proving to be especially dangerous for locals hanging out near the ocean. unpredictable surf has claimed the lives of at least seven people in the past month. joe rosato jr. shows us what officials are doing to try to get the word out. >> reporter: the bay area's coastline is some of the most scenic, this winter it has provided the reminders of why it's among the deadliest. >> each year is actually very dangerous in the wintertime but this year h
are using to fight air pollution. 7 news business and technology reporter david louie explains how airborne lab could some day allow to us bra breathe cleaner air. >> this jet is on target specific mission today. tout capture ozone and green house gas over the bay area in the never ending battle to control air pollution. one of the under wing pod is equipped as airborne science lab. intake on the bottom sample the air and out the back and measurement and analysis. the mission is the partnership of nasa aims the bay area air quality management district and other agencies. >> we hope to have an understanding of the air that flows into the bay area so the model that the air quality district runs can use the proper input conditions to understand how much we are being given and how much we are producing ourselves. >>reporter: jet stream deliver pollution from asia to california. that means conditions like this in beijing have an impact here. >> anything that is dealing in other part of the worldcom to us locally in the bay area and affect of that is we have to know about it as well as heal
. the steam boat, old technology in a new forum. >> you got so much new technology now. a lot of the fewer people don't know how old people did it.wyzw it's a tourist attraction yes but a get away from crowds. escape in space and time over some of the deepest water of the mississippi. this is no digital rendition. that is a giant paddle wheel driven by a team engine so old it came from another boat in a previous century. >> you start a job, you like what you do? >> yes. >> then, you can make it your life long. >> workings of the machine fascinated us. they say this is like a living thing. a closed system two. boilers for hearts. the crew named them thelma and louise because they're well, temper mental. >> you can see fire in it. the fire passes through tubes. >> it may, or may not fascinate diners tonight. nothing beats a time machine driven by steam. and now you're looking at fire works they're gone but that is new orleans. there is that giant paddle churning away going forward and back. it generates a lot of power, we're having a great time on the steamer. there is a debate about how yo
if the want to talk about the game. it is fre with voice chat technology. 4 at the same time and you can keep your eye on the screen. this is just a drop in the bucket with advertisers will be bombarding with the social media. and even the super bowl advertisements they want you to vote. do not get that caught up. gabe slate tech report >> in case you forgot to check your calendar is a groundhog day. groundhog doesn't see shadow spring will be here early. i do not think that it has really already even already been here, with warm, s mild days here in the bay area. we have not seen that many clouds today but already some sunshine reported earlier today. temperatures in the 50s in hayward, livermore, berkeley, san bruno, cupertino, palo alto, 40's. here is the fog tracker. lots of low clouds. and for the north bay we could see visibility bebelow one quarter of 1 mi.. already, some cloudiness. that will increase as we go for the overnight hours. many places with gray skies. and it is going to change as recall for the afternoon. 7:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., for those low clouds have cleared. still, so
. the words are going this way-there's no way. oh, the lights came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. (male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> developing tonight at eight o-clock. kron-4 has learned the name of the teenage girl who was found dead in a fairfield park late last week. this comes. as police continue to try to figure out who killed her. and why. kron-4's dan kerman has the latest details. >> reporter: janelle conway was found in a public park. >> issue was very sweet and loving and we are really hurt by the whole thing. >> this set grandmother was just one visiting the park to pay their respects. she spoke but would not a lot cause to share her face. >> i am heartbroken. that is why i am here to show the support that we have for her loss. it is really sad that had to end this way. another person says about th
studentses to science, technology, engineering and math careers. one way to boost interest among students and parents? >> get it in the news more. and help people to understand, particularly, taxpayers who may be asked to pay for science labs. why does that matter. >> reporter: teachers say one reason the u.s. may lag behind is that they start early, teaching the subjects to younger students. >> if we can provide a wide range of opportunities from ap courses down to, perhaps, you know, on site or school-based research experiences, to give students more hands-on opportunities. and really to let them see beyond the taxbooks. >> reporter: and make-- textbooks. and make it a tool for life. i'm gigi barnett, wjz eyewitness news. >> now, compared to other nations, american students ranked 25th in math subjects. and 17t in science and technology courses. >>> time now for a quick look at some of the stories you'll find in tomorrow morning's edition of the baltimore sun. a columbia mom is using facebook to gather support for her son, who is a victim of cyber
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of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number.
around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. >> gary: super bowl 47 match-up between the 49ers and it was a momentum changer altho not a game changer.the lights went out at the superdome just about the time things looked dim for the 49ers. for a full 35 minutes.the superbowl was bathed in semi-darkness. this is video outside the superdome. it happened in the third quarter. fans were encouraged to stay in their seats but got pretty restless. the outage limited to the authorities are the power failure. but it's not a first for the niners. a power outage at candlestick park back in causing a blackout not once alex smith was the oh, and the niners ended up we'll be right back. at 11 -- the 49ers come up short after an amazing comeback in the second
't always efficient with, he know that. one organization is helping them catch up with technology and make things easier for folk who's live in the communities. >> yes. the program is code for america only around three years yet doing a great job at bridging digital divide between pry at this time vit and public sectors. >> i want to you look at this, this is the future of government. >> these are oakland's newest geeks. three young tech yeez will be simplify things at city hall. they work for an organization called code for america. >> in our case they're going help us make sure our software is quicker, faster so we're more efficient as a government. >> if you've tried to access >> someone wants information about what happened in occupy oakland. >> the code for fellows will be working on putting the system in place to track records and release them, they'll create a system making bid prog ses between the city and contractors easier and faster with more transparency. oakland will benefit from vag these fellows. there are 26 men and women working only a year. this organization relies on gra
are all at the whim of technology. i will tell you about some of the highs today. 71 in oakland. mid to upper 60s in san jose and morgan hill and also looking at temperatures in the mid-60s. san rosa 65. as you would guess, the radar is clear. will stay clear for the weekend. we have had 12 different januarys in our history with less tan 1 inch of rainfall. that means we will be dry all winter? no. average rain in february was more than 3 inches. we could actually use that. history says we will get more coming up. oakland down to 46. another chilly night inland. fairfield 37. san rosa 36. there is some moisture working its way up south. this will filter the sunshine a bit tomorrow. all about that big bubble of high pressure not moving much. it stays put, our weather stays indictment big low pressure area moves in from the north and quest. you'll get an even better look at the bridge in our sunday night >> reporter: we are looking out to the eastern span of the bay bridge that has been under construction for the past 11 years. that bay bridg
private would allow the company to make itself over as a one stop shop for corporate technology needs away from public scrutiny. >>> it was a long time coming but right now in san francisco fans of the gold dust lounge are celebrating that famous bar reopens. >> to declare this gold dust lounge day here in san francisco. to the tune of an old time band and a mayoral proclamation it reopened in its new fisherman's wharf location. it moved there after a bitter fight with its landlord. the gold rush theme bar makes its comeback just in time for the 49ers return to the super bowl. mayor ed lee plans to stop by. >> you can see the crowds here. we love our traditional bars, taverns, restaurant. this is a wonderful time. >> the new gold dust lounge officially opens at 7 :00 tonight. >> a solemn remembrance today. how the columbia disaster changed the culture of nasa. >> high clouds moving in. which day on the weekend, saturday or sunday will be the warmest with the specific temperatures. >>> the space community today paused to remember the seven astronauts killed on the space shuttle columbia, in
technology could help a colony on the moon with a new approach. >> today i am thrilled to welcome two of the oscar-nominated men of "silver lining playbook," and academy award with an emotional discussion about bipolar disorder which affected so many and could be a reason why the movie is resonating with audiences an the country. the men of silver linings playbook coming >> good morning, at 5:21 on monday and now, traffic on 101 in san rafael. check out headlights. a hazy glow around the headlights with clouds out there this morning. do we have more moisture? what is the deal with the potential rain come this week? we will check with mike nicco with a lot to talk about and sue hall has the traffic. >> believe it or not not everyone was obsessed with the football, 53 percent of americans did not care who won the match up between the matchers and the ravens but those who do care, 26 percent were rooting for the niners and only 21 percent wanted baltimore to win and a third of americans would not watch the game at all. >> because the nineers lost san francisco mayor lee will pay the bet
arms seller. we're taking the leading edge on the drone technology. we're regularly killing people in countries we're not even at war with. so i guess in this opaque system you talk about the legalities of it. it's about making laws so they can do what they want to do which they were doing any way. that i guess--i don't think that if you can rationalize killing anyone--unarmed kids because they happen to be near people you think are bad guys then i think you can rationalize basic basically killing anybody. >> you mentioned the numbers and we have the numbers for the audience right now. they're very telling. let's look at the first ten days of 2014. this is pakistan alone there were seven deadly strikes. at least 40 people killed. 11 of them may have been civilians. that's just an example of the precise operations happening abroad. >> and we're told that al-qaeda has been destroyed yet there has been 132 they had to kill in 2013. sorry. >> just to give you more numbers. between 2004 and 2013 total u.s. strikes were 362. total reported killed, 2629 to 3461. civilians killed, 475 to 8
with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. a. >> being called the blackout bowl. tonight the local power company in new orleans believe some kind of abnormality happened where outside electrical lines delivered power to the superbowl causing a 34 minute outage. nfl commissioner roger insist the league had a back up system and there is no indication at all that this was caused by the half time show which was run entirely on generator. in fact newly released document show state officials had concerns months ago about power outage as possibility of the soup dom dome. study showed the test on power lines indicated tee indicate and a chance of failure. certainly was a failure yesterday. >> 50 new ads ran during the superbowl. nearly 4 million dollars a pop keep
comfortable sleep number experience. a collection of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. the words are going this way-there's no way. oh, the lights came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. >>> new video tonight of a fire at a san francisco bar the second fire there today. firefighters were called out to the bliss bar on castro street around 8:30 this evening when they arrived they found smoke coming from the building. this evening's fire came about seven hours after a one alarm fire damaged t
. >> today is safe internet day and google is offering a technology safe tips, designed to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones. it happened every february. according to the federal trade mission, identity test tops the list of complaints. google will revamp the good to know website with key advise and resources to help consumers keep their online lives safe and secure. >> you know how expensive weddings are, right? a lucky couple can get married on valentine's day on a historic trolley car along with ten guests. you have to write a short essay submitted by thursday, and the best story wins, the package including a video grapher and wedding cakes and drinks with more information on abc7news.com. >> there is thousands in savings right there. okay, maybe you have a story that you met open transit. >> thousands of days of good well with your wife, too. >> exactly. >> that doesn't hurt. >> and now mike nicco has the weather with changes coming. >> we need some rain. that is the change in the forecast. not with today's cold front but with thursday's co
designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. >> the type of mixture people use for the cocktail could determine how drunk they will get. new study out of northern kentucky university finds that drink made with alcohol and diet soda leave a person more intoxicated than drinks mixed with sugar soda. researchers found the sugar in regular soda slows down the rate of alcohol absorption and using diet soda can increase the concentration by 18 percent that is fairly significant. >> we all look stereo sound but what about stereo smell. not clear that people even possess the ability but now we know that one mammal certainly does. mole. using an intra cat set of experiment scientist at vanderbilt university figured out that as far as mole go th
. >> thank you very much. >> coming up next, we have a story about some technology vacuuming your phone? cleaning up your cell phone. >> also, we are familiar with robotic vacuum cleaner, right? we will have the latest on that coming up. >> say good by to the best known playing pieces on monopoly. who stays and who goes is ahead. >> today on our show it is all about multiples, a family with two sets of twins on top of sextuplets association that is family of 12. is life cheap are by the dozen? i will try to babysit them and i am tired to think about it. what happens when a mom has trouble [ female announcer ] imagine skin so healthy, it never gets dry again. can your moisturizer do that? [ female announcer ] dermatologist recommended aveeno has an oat formula, now proven to build a moisture reserve, so skin can replenish itself. that healthy skin for life. only from aveeno. [ sniffs ] i took dayquil but my nose is still runny. [ male announcer ] truth is, dayquil doesn't treat that. really? [ male announcer ] alka-seltzer plus fights your worst cold symptoms, plus it relieves your runny
-there's no way. oh, the lights came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. complete bay area news coverage continues. this is ktvu channel two news at 5:00 o'clock. >>> 450 years we have in getting our mail delivered on saturday, but that won't be the case for much longer. today the u.s. postal service said is going to stop service on saturday later this summer and our consumer editor is in [indiscernible] tonight tells us some mail will be delivered but some won't. tom? >> reporter: that is exactly right, as of august, think about it. normal mail, letters, bills, magazines will not be arriving to be picked up at your home or business on saturdays. the post office is drowning in a sake of ready has to stop the bleeding. >> the choices to change the service or raise prices on people don't want prices raise so we will make changes to service. >> reporter: it will sav
completely. change the definition of an illegal shotgun to include the new technology of a shotgun rifle combination and require all guns to be registered with the state closing current gaps. >> we need to lead the way. new york has stepped up and stepped forward. california needs to answer the call. >> a lot of the bills are infringement of the second amendment. >>reporter: but gun owner say the proposal wouldn't have stopped massacre like sandy hook had they been enacted what would stop the kill centers would be somebody who is lawfully carrying with ccw, concealed carry weapon permit. >>reporter: many family who lost loved twouns gun veils see the sentence proposal as step in the right direction. >> it's so awful to lose your child and to lose them in this way that many of the know we have to work on spaering other parents of going through that e-assembly has been busy too with more gun control bills. latest measure requires gun owners to buy liability insurance. in sacramento, abc 7 news. >>> vallejo police need help catching 2 suspects who force their way into a home and shot 3
. a collection of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. >>> new at 10:00, the mayor of san jose tonight delivered his state of the city speech. he's vowing to stay the course but it's a course that some say is actually hurting the city. ktvu's maureen naylor was inside the event tonight and she's live in san jose with the mayor's idea that could cost everyone in the city, maureen. >> reporter: while the mayor made one thing clear tonight that money is still very tight so he's making a plea to supporters to help hike the taxes. he was greeted with a standing ovation. >> come on let's get on with this. >> reporter: and so he did. chuck reed delivered his seventh state of the city address tonight in front of a who's who of
patient care. schools are using new technology to provide training going far beyond the traditional textbook. >> they blylevink, they breathe they even respond. at the gw school of nursing in loudoun county, nursing students learn hands-on patient care with these mannequins. >> a little scary at first, like the blink. it's like, did that just blink? you don't expect it. >> reporter: student nurses used to have to practice on each other. no one here seems to mind that instead of injecting their classmates with ivs they're now injecting the life-sized life-like mannequins. if they get it wrong the first time, it's a little easier to try again. the challenge is you can't make it mistake. that's not compatible with being a human being. >> we teach the task, but we're teaching it around the whole patient. >> reporter: the professor says the fundamentals are critically important in this new interargumentive environment and gives the professor more state of the art teaching tools. >> you need to interact one on one, in an environment where the faculty can be removed from it, but still reac
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descriptions have to change as technology is adapted. >> you think people deserve to be paid for answering a telephone call? >> yes. i mean, depending on the length of the call. >> if it's a five minute interruption, i think it would be foolhardy of an employee to expect to have overtime pay. >> reporter: steven gorski practices employment law and says that technology advances, the courts will probably establish a reasonable standard for how much the office can contact people on their off hours without paying them but a judge has allowed other officers to join in the chicago lawsuit and that could end up costing the city millions of dollars in back pay. what would the ramifications be for this to anybody who wants to pick up the phone and call their employee on the day off? >> i think they will think twice. before they hire them they will give a full description. this is your job description. you will be paid 9 to 5 when you come in but you will be expected to answer a brief phone call. >> reporter: but there could be an upside for employees. >> probab
speed. >> reporter: opinions vary. >> with the way technology is moving -- >> they will have a phone and tablets. i see it will grow. >> reporter: and mac world continues its run through saturday. reporting live, tom vacar, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> california's stem cell agency is considering new proposals. they came under fire who say members of the board represent some of the schools that are being funded. the board has proposed a new system to avoid conflicts. it would ban board members from voting on any grant that could go to their school. >>> for a second time a jury hasn't been able to come to aziz in the case of a crime lab technician accused of stealing drugs. deborah madden is accused of taking cocaine from the lab in 2009. today a judge declared a mistrial after jurors reached an impasse. her first trial ended the same way. all of the attorneys will be in court february 15 to discuss what to do next. deborah madden's actions and other problems led to the closure of the unit. >>> the wife of a former police officer has been arrested. she is suspected is as an accessory to h
technology was going to take over. >> the airline says the pilot was suffering from food poisoning or perhaps, the flu. another plane made a landing january 22 after co-pimt fainted. >> energy secretary steven chu is the latest cabinet member to announce he is leaving the obama administration announcing he plans to resign as soon as his successor is confirmed. he within a nobel prize in physics in 1997. in 2011 he drew criticism from republicans forgiving a federal loan to sol lind dra. the company later, as you probably know, went bankrupt. >> an emotional send off for hillary clinton. staffers gave her a huge ovation and clinton urged thom work hard for john kerry when he assumes the job. also saying she's more convinced in the strength of the blobal read leader shivep. kerry and his wife greeted the media after being sworn in during a private ceremony. he says he's honored to be the 6th secretary of state and anxious to get to work monday morning. >> the new bay bridge is scheduled to open later this year and so far, all work is on schedule. we're live with an update. hi, heather. >> hi. c
technology to the next level. the new bridge will use 48,000 high intensity l.e.d. lamps, individually aimed to avoid glare for drivers. l.e.d.s use less energy and predicted to last up to 15 years compared to lamps on the western span, which have to be replaced every two years or so. >> i think it's going to be a much more even light out here. it actually makes it a lot safer. >> reporter: when you see the lights go on september 3 for the first time, what's that going to feel like? >> yeah, it'll be a big relief. >> reporter: so the lights are a part of the story here tonight. our shots from above had just shown the beauty of this bridge from a way that you'll begin to see as things roll out in the months to come. one of the things that's happening tonight and there you're getting a look of it. the old bay bridge, the iconic western span of the bay bridge. this bay bridge light project is something folks have been working on. you'll begin to see these l.e.d. lights hanging from the suspender cables on the bridge. san francisco residence have noticed a test of this on recent nights. one guy
, i love that had one with the senior citizen autos fun. >> social media and technology playing a bigger role every year in how americans react to the super bowl. >> this is more interactive. >> tivo revealed this ad was the most paused and rewound. >> the data gives a snap shot of how ideas register with viewers. >> our dvr capabilities measure second by second viewing. wepv'ñ can tell pause, fast forward, rewind. that is what we measure to rate commercials. by which people pause commercials or rewind to watch it again. >> and one ones we rewound was the joe montana stain one. the tide commercial. she watched the -- washed the jersey and said go, ravens. >> that was clever. >> fans sent out tweets during the game it generated 24 million tweet autos they measure everything these days and third quarter power outage generated 31,000 tweets per minute. >> twitter measured half time separately. >> the conclusion beyonce's performance followed by the ÷ that is a lot of tweeting. >> yes. an awful lot of statistics to keep track oof consumer reports partnered with 7 on your side fr a
are going this way-there's no way. oh, the lights came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. >>> travelers waiting to see what virgin america's entree will do to ticket prices. the airline will offer four nonstop flights a day to l.a.x. the tickets for the first flights go on sale tomorrow morning. that's when prices will be announced. >>> get ready to have a blast at candlestick. literally. plans are to blow up the stadium that has been a huge part of our local history. the 49ers, the giants and even the beatles' final concert. everything seems to have happened at candlestick. developers want to make way for a new residential and office complex. it could happen just weeks after the 49ers' final game of next season. more 49ers news and sharks news coming up next. there's this island -- and it's got super-cute kangaroos. barrow island has got rare kangaroos
media to help fight crime and they will be hearing from experts in the technology world. >>> they have many drivers in east oakland fed up. they say it is because of potholes and neighbors say paint page crews -- pg&e crews have filled in some holes but they are trying to support them for repairing thousands of hot holes and we have call them but -- called them but they have not returned our calls yet. >>> we are looking at the south bay to start off with, northbound 280 traffic looks good getting to 880 and there is no trouble, the drive time between san jose and cupertino is as good as it gets, southbound on the sunole grade, that traffic looks good heading to the bottom of the hill and in a few minutes we will have a look at the east bay. let's go to dave and pam. >>> why the vote ignited a controversy on one bay area -- in one bay area city. >>> a mother and her two children were rundown as they cross the street in pittsburgh. >>> we will have your forecasted highs coming up, temperatures mainly in the 50s. stay tuned.
back in 2009. >>> time now 5:06, the rebound in technology in silicone valley, there were 42,000 new jobs created in santa clara as well as fremont and union city. san francisco created 18,000 jobs >> all right, pam, time now 5:06 this gets everybody moving. if you have to drive on the east shore, how is it looking out there? >> we are off to a good start, 80 westbound is looking good as you drive out to the mcarthur maze area and to the bay bridge toll plaza, there is not a lot going on, this is a look at westbound bay bridge and i think we are off to a nice start. if you have to get into the city or if you are driving on the lower deck, it should be a nice drive for you as well. >> this is a look at northbound 280 in san jose and that traffic is moving along nicely getting up to highway 17. let's go to steve. >> all right, good morning, clear skies, a few high clouds but no big deal, our system from yesterday is moving off, our next one is moving down the old weather highway but today it looks good, clear skies, all that fog is chewed up most of the wind direction is offshore. that
. >> they're in the preliminary stages about technology disabling cell phones or options making them less valuable to thieves. >> police looking for a man who stole a police van. he managed to slip his handcuffs to his front then took off. he ditched the van and was in custody for violating probation. protection seized thousands of rounds of ammo from a shipment at the port of oakland. the ammo and vehicle and a camery were seized late last month. ammo is worth about, and the cars are worth about $45,000 and vehicles belong to a resident whose name has not been released. >> right now, san francisco muni workers are inspecting switch cover plates on cable car lines to prevent more bolts from coming loose%a. that cause aid car to stop abruptly injuring a crew and passengers. muni says it will do pressure tests on these bolts. >> northeast bracing for a major winter storm that could bring tw seat of snow to places that haven't seen sig can't vaifl. >> forecasters say most of the southern new england area could get hit with anywhere from 18 to 24 inches of snow. new york city expecting four s
with technology. but kpix 5 reporter mike sugerman found out there are still some folks out there who prefer a good old-fashioned letter. >>> reporter: rain, sleet, sno no problem. but the postal service will stop saturday delivery this summer. when was the last time you got a letter that you wanted? >> several years ago. it's been a long time since i have actually gotten a letter. >> reporter: one of the reasons the postal service lost $16 billion, with a b, last year. this move could save $2 billion a year. >> they can't compete with computers and e-mails and u.p.s., fedex now. they just can't. >> reporter: that's exactly what the postmaster general said. >> our move to five-day mail delivery also reflects the changing market demand and we are simply not in a financial position where we can continue to maintain six-day delivery. >> reporter: packages? they will still come. post offices? they will stay open. but bills? flyers? birthday cards? starting in august, with congressional approval, they will have to wait until monday. and that will affect who
in the high-tech sector. the technology hiring is having a ripple effect fueling a surge in construction too. >>> 1500 jobs are about to open up right here in the bay area. home depot is getting ready for a busy spring. the home improvement chain is hiring 80,000 new workers all across the country. that is a 14% increase in seasonal hiring for the depot. home depot encourages military members, veterans and retirees, students to apply. >> people are starting to do moreland escaping starting to build more outside or around their house so we definitely have more associates to accommodate greater customer numbers. >> i would be surprised if they don't get 5, 10 applicants for each job. >> home depot says 30% of their current full-time employees all started as seasonal workers. >>> well, barbie is getting a new dream house. she put her one bedroom one bath malibu mansion up for sale for $25 million. one of the stars of the million dollars listings of los angeles will list the house. four designers will help her find her new dream home usually social media.
us how it works. may look like a vid >>> welcome back. healthwatch now. a new technology is helping brain surgeons improve their skills before they practice on patients. ines ferre shows us how it all works. >> reporter: this may look like videogames but it's actually serious business. >> we need to stop the bleeding with your right hand. >> reporter: first year resident is using a virtual reality simulator to hone his brain surgery skills. >> the machine actually simulates the sounds, feelings, the actual tactile feedback that you would get if you actually were standing there in the operating room. >> reporter: mount sinai school of medicine is the first in the u.s. to use the neurotouch stimulator. it's 3-d software and hand-held controls closely mimicking actual brain surgery allowing residents to practice procedures before they perform them on patients. >> i think it has enormous potential to improve and potentially revolutionize the way we train and prepare for surgeries. >> reporter: the simulator measures speed, accuracy and blood loss an
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and technology. >> would pays the higher cell phone bills? iphone users or droid users? apple customers. 60 percent of iphone users pay more than $100 a month for their service, only 50 percent of droid users say they pay that much. blackberry and windows phone users pay even less. the reason is tied to carriage fees that cell phone companies have to pay. the survey comes from consumer intelligence research partners. >> only two days to go until the super bowl and we have all the angles covered this morning. ahead at 6:30 the harbaugh family press conference featuring jim and john. ♪ the land of the free >> there. beyonce quieting critics giving the media a private performance in the big easy. >> new information this morning from oakland police about an amber alert, a little girl abducted by her own father. i will have the latest aft >> abc7 news starts right now with live breaking news. >> we continue to follow the breaking news story an amber alert in oakland a missing one-year-old girl, authorities say she was taken by her father early this morning and we have basic information for you
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